NIMS: National Incident Management System

On April 4, 2005, the lieutenant governor and the Nebraska Homeland Security Policy Group approved the use of baseline requirements for NIMS Training and the NIMS Implementation Plan as the initial requirements for basic NIMS Certification.

This is the official NIMS website for the State of Nebraska. NIMS questions can be directed to Dave Reisen at 402-471-7177.


NIMS Documents

NIMS Document
Click here for the NIMS document that was first published in March 2004, and last updated in 2017, by the Department of Homeland Security.
 

Executive Order
Click here for executive order #05-02, written by Governor Heineman on March 4, 2004 directing Nebraska to comply with NIMS.
 

Implementation, Training and Compliance Guidance
This site contains information regarding NIMS compliance metrics and the NIMS training program.
 

NIMS Guide for County Officials
Click here to download a comprehensive NIMS guide, to educate county officials.
 

NIMS FAQ
 

NIMS Trainings

NIMS IS 100
This course introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.
 

NIMS IS 200
This course provides the context for ICS within initial response, and supports higher level ICS training.
 

NIMS IS 700
This course provides an overview of the National Incident Management System (NIMS).
 

NIMS IS 29
This course is designed to familiarize participants with the concepts underlying the role of the public information officer.
 

NIMS IS 703
This course is designed to introduce federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial emergency managers, first responders, and incident commanders from all emergency management disciplines to NIMS Resource Management.
 

NIMS IS 706
This course provides an introduction to NIMS intrastate mutual aid and assistance.
 

NIMS IS 800
This course is designed to provide guidance for the whole community. Within this broad audience, the National Response Framework focuses especially on those who are involved in delivering and applying the response core capabilities.